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read reader ↠ My Old Sweetheart ´ Paperback ✓ In this mesmerizing novel Susanna Moore displays a naturalist's eye for the landscape of her native Hawaii and an uncanny sensitivity to the despairing love between mothers and daughters Lily Shields grows up amid the fragrance of night jasmine and burning sugar cane and the hLf exiled from Hawaii but still attached to Anna's tragedy And as she tries to untangle those threads of love and loyalty Moore gives us a novel of shimmering beauty and sadness My Old Sweetheart is a small classic perfectly formed and mysteriously wi Some stop you dead in your tracks writing

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In this mesmerizing novel Susanna Moore displays a naturalist's eye for the landscape of her native Hawaii and an uncanny sensitivity to the despairing love between mothers and daughters Lily Shields grows up amid the fragrance of night jasmine and bu Although I read this many years ago it's evocative descriptions of Hawaii and growing up there stay with me and it remains one of my all time favorites As wwwdovegreyreadercom so perfectly described it in her 1272011 reviewI always think as I read a book like My Old Sweetheart that I want to read many books like this Spell binding and measured books with a store of uietly held revelations kept in reserve that make me gasp a little novels that countenance no interruption and make you look up to think and then feel uite surprised to find that the world is still there happening around you This felt like a book of blessed uietness it has a uality of stillness and fragrance about it created in part by the heady langour of the heat with its power to oppress and stifle but also to radiate and infiltrate There is a certain light that shimmers here and a moment when Anna and Lily swim to an underwater cave that actually transported me thereyes holding my breath to dive and everything and feeling that slight sense of panic about getting out again even if I was sitting here in my thermals

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My Old SweetheartRning sugar cane and the heady atmosphere of her mother's madness For if Anna Shields is an island unto herself fragile glamorous and fearfully needy Lily is the bridge that connects her to reality But now Lily is a young woman and a mother herself se I liked this better than Sleeping Beauties Very sad about both mother and father Hawaii setting interesting